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Roll Call: Edelman, Outreach Strategies, Ogilvy & Mather, and More

Edelman has named Sara Jones executive vice president and group head for Edelman Los Angeles‘s Public Affairs practice. Jones specializes in crisis and issues management, devising strategy to mitigate complex, high-risk situations for clients, with particular expertise in litigation, regulatory communications and labor relations. (Release)

Outreach Strategies, LLC has announced the hire of Angela Bonarrigo as Senior Vice President. Bonarrigo had been Director of the Washington, D.C., office for Ceres. In her new role, Bonarrigo now directs the development and implementation of strategic communications and advocacy campaigns designed to promote positive environmental outcomes. (Release)

Ogilvy & Mather has integrated Ogilvy Public Relations‘ healthcare practice with its global healthcare marketing communications group, Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide. It appointed Kate Cronin, who has led Ogilvy PR’s New York office and also serving as global healthcare practice leader, to oversee the integration of the PR unit into the new offering. She will also sit on Ogilvy CommonHealth’s global board. (PRWeek)

John Flinn has been named VP of publishing operations at Zumobi. He had been director of monetization at MSN. (mb)

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Ogilvy PR has been chosen as AOR for the Standard Innovation Corporation, makers of the We-Vibe, a rechargeable couples vibrator and other “popular pleasure products.” Work will include media relations, events, and thought leadership. Oh really?

“Between the 50 Shades of Grey global phenomenon and films like Hysteria, people around the world are empowered to not only talk about, but take charge of their sexual health,” said Kate Cronin, global head of Ogilvy’s healthcare practice and MD of the firm’s New York office, in a statement.
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